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Planning Litigation Lawyer

  • Location

    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

  • Sector:

    Legal, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £40 - £45 per hour

  • Consultant:

    Chelsey Newsom

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Planning and Highways Lawyer is required to join a large Local Authority based in Cambridge for an initial 3 month assignment due to an open permanent role which has not been filled. There is scope for this to increase up to 12 months +.

Our client is seeking a Planning and Highways Lawyer ideally on a full time basis but there is the option for a job share with two part time candidates.

You will be undertaking a caseload mainly of planning agreements with specific reference to S106 and highways agreements to include S38 and S278.

There is also matters in relation to planning advice, planning enforcement and also attendance at planning committees which is shared out between the team.

This council prides itself in its flexible working arrangements and is happy to consider candidates with working from home and condensed working hours so please do get in touch if you are looking for a flexible working opportunity

This local authority undertakes work for a number of smaller District and Borough councils in the area as well so there is scope for a real range of matters at varying levels of complexity.

Applications are welcomed from candidates who have previous Local Authority experience and have worked within Local Government. We encourage interested applicants to apply immediately to be considered for short listing. Alternatively should you require further information or wish to discuss your suitability before applying please contact Chelsea Newsom in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

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